Fortune, Freedom and Friends : Proverbs

Key-Words Based Proverbs

Fortune :

  • Fortune favours the brave.

  • Fortune favours fools.

  • Fortune favours fortune.

  • Fortune is blind.

  • Diligence is the mother of fortune.

  • When fortune smiles, embrace her.

  • Misfortune tells us what fortune is.

  • Freedom :

  • Freedom cannot feed the hungry.

  • The cause of freedom is the cause of god.

  • Freedom is my birth-right.

  • What avail the land and life, if freedom fails.

  • They that fight for freedom undertake the noblest cause mankind has at stake.

  • Friends :

  • A friend in need is a friend indeed.

  • Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.

  • Life without a friend is death without a witness.

  • Better an open enemy than a false friend.

  • When good cheer is lacking, our friends will be packing.

  • Misfortune makes foes of friends.

  • Among friends all things are common.

  • A friend to everybody is a friend to nobody.

  • When a friend asks, there is no tomorrow.

  • Have but few friends, though many acquaintances.

  • Treat a friend as if he might become a toe.

  • A true friend is the best possession.

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